close
Font size options
Increase or decrease the font size for this website by clicking on the 'A's.
Contrast options
Choose a color combination to give the most comfortable contrast.
Maryland Archaeology with Dr. James G. Gibb, photo of a man with white hair and beard, wearing glasses, over an archaeological site

Registration now closed

Tales from the Crypt

2022-10-31 19:00:00 2022-10-31 20:00:00 America/New_York Tales from the Crypt Dr. James Gibb will discuss burials in cemeteries. Online - Zoom Room 1

Monday, October 31
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-31 19:00:00 2022-10-31 20:00:00 America/New_York Tales from the Crypt Dr. James Gibb will discuss burials in cemeteries. Online - Zoom Room 1

Online

Zoom Room 1

Dr. James Gibb will discuss burials in cemeteries.

How we treat the remains of deceased family and friends says much about us and the society we have created. Patterns of burials in cemeteries and the means by which we mark graves reveals aspects of the past that may not be recoverable through more conventional forms of historical research. This illustrated presentation provides examples of what we have learned through archaeological investigation of cemeteries throughout the region, from simple mapping and archival research of a 19th/20th-century Irish Catholic cemetery in Baltimore City, to analysis of excavated human remains from a 17th-century family cemetery in Calvert County.

AGE GROUP: | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Lifelong Learning |

TAGS: | |

Online

virtualservices@stmalib.org
Phone: 301-475-2846

Hours
Mon, Dec 05 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 06 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 07 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 08 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 09 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 10 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 11 Closed

Upcoming events

Thu, Dec 08, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Zoom Room 1
Join us each month to discuss Becky Chambers' Wayfarers Series. This month, we will be discussing book 4, The Galaxy, and the Ground Within

Mon, Dec 12, 5:00pm - 5:15pm
Register with an email address to receive the link to a trivia game and test your knowledge! The game is multiple choice questions and speed matters!

Tue, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join fellow crafters who love all things fiber - virtually! Registration is required (with an email address). You'll receive an email with a link to join the Zoom meeting before the program.

Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom Room 2
Writing can be a lonely hobby, why not attend the writing club to connect with other writers your age? Join us for our bi-monthly writing club, intended for teens!

Mon, Dec 19, 5:00pm - 5:15pm
Register with an email address to receive the link to a trivia game and test your knowledge! The game is multiple choice questions and speed matters!

Canceled
Wed, Dec 21, 9:00am - 11:00am
St. Mary's, Calvert, and Charles Counties are collaborating on a joint partnership with the Maryland Department of Labor. Join us for monthly virtual classes relating to employment and training.

Canceled
Wed, Dec 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
St. Mary's, Calvert, and Charles Counties are collaborating on a joint partnership with the Maryland Department of Labor. Join us for monthly virtual classes relating to employment and training.

Wed, Dec 21, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Zoom Room 1
Each month we will discuss a different romance novel. All books will be available in both eBook and audiobook format on Hoopla. December's Title is A Princess for Christmas by Jenny Holiday

Thu, Dec 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Zoom Room 2
Do you have ideas on programs for the library? Maybe you want to see some changes in the teen area? Then come join the Teen Advisory Board!

Tue, Dec 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join fellow crafters who love all things fiber - virtually! Registration is required (with an email address). You'll receive an email with a link to join the Zoom meeting before the program.

Thu, Jan 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom Room 2
Writing can be a lonely hobby, why not attend the writing club to connect with other writers your age? Join us for our bi-monthly writing club, intended for teens!